Cookie Policy / Privacy Policy

Privacy policy

London Block Exchange recognise that our users value their personal information and therefore take our users' privacy seriously. This policy describes how we treat personal data so that you may decide whether or not to use London Block Exchange. If you decide to use our services, you are accepting and agreeing to this policy. We collect data about our users in the following ways:

Registration

To use parts of the London Block Exchange service you have to create an account which involves associating your internet email address with your London Block Exchange user id. You may also associate your Google account user id with London Block Exchange and authorize London Block Exchange access to the Google API.

Logging

While using London Block Exchange our servers will automatically log page requests with associated information such as your computer's IP address. We will use these statistics to help study usage and improve the service. We also make use of Google Analytics and Intercom for the same purpose (see note below). We may share parts of this information in anonymous aggregate form for promotional or similar purposes.

Cookies

The London Block Exchange server makes use of cookies to help optimise the service and remember you between visits to the site. A cookie is a small amount of data sent from our server (usually an anonymous unique identifier) that your browser stores on your computer's hard disk and sends back to our server on subsequent requests to our site. This allows us to provide a better user experience (such as not having to log in repeatedly). Your browser will have functions that will allow you to refuse or delete these if you prefer, but you may lose some of the service's functionality as a consequence.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Intercom Services

This website provides a limited amount of your information (such as your email address and sign-up date) to Intercom, Inc. (“Intercom”) and utilize Intercom to collect data for analytics purposes when you visit our website or use our product. Intercom analyzes your use of our website and/or product and tracks our relationship so that we can improve our service to you. We may also use Intercom as a medium for communications, either through email, or through messages within our product(s). As part of our service agreements, Intercom collects publicly available contact and social information related to you, such as your email address, gender, company, job title, photos, website URLs, social network handles and physical addresses, to enhance your user experience. For more information on the privacy practices of Intercom, please visit http://docs.intercom.io/privacy. Intercom’s services are governed by Intercom’s terms of use which can be found at http://docs.intercom.io/terms. If you would like to opt out of having this information collected by or submitted to Intercom, please contact us.